Located on the Nevada-California border, Primm not only offers the first - and last - taste of gaming to motorists traveling Interstate 15, it also is the home of the Desperado roller coaster.
Primm is a diverese, small town offering gambling, shopping, ATVs, golf and Buffalo Bill's, home to the Desparado Roller Coaster, amongst one of first's tallest and fastest roller coasters in the world. the roller coaster has a drop off 225 feet and reaches speeds up to 80 miles per hours. Primm is also known for their fantastic concerts in their 6,500 seat arena, Star of the Desert.
Enjoy Fashion Outlets of Las Vegas. This outlet mall features more than 100 retailers in air-conditioned comfort. retailers include the NIKE, Tommy Hilfiger, Williams-Sonoma Marketplace, Polo Ralph-Lauren and more.
Primm has two golf courses: Primm Valley Golf, the Lakes course, and the Desert course. Designed by renowned golf course architect Tom Fazio, both courses are open year round and well kept, with excellent playing conditions. The courses offer a variety of terrain and water features set against the backdrop of the mountains.
Primm has numerous activites for those wanting to get outdoors. The adjacent Ivanpah Dry Lake Bed is a popular area for land sailing and kite buggying. The desert terrain, which includes Joshua Trees, Yucca Trees, Creosote Scrub and nearby mountains, also affords good hiking opportunities.
There are also numerous wildlife species in the area including the Gila monster, rare desert tortoises, the western diamondback rattlesnake and desert bighorn sheep, among others. Visitors should take precautions to protect themselves from the intense desert sun, as high temperatures average above 100 degrees for most of the summer.
The northernmost section of the Mojave National Preserve is in the Clark Mountain Range, only about five miles outside of Primm. Clark Mountain is the highest point in the preserve.